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U.S. Army's Memorial Day Weekend Tweet Elicits Heartbreaking Replies From Vets
The Army asked how serving the country affected military members. It received devastating stories in return.
Native American Veteran Speaks Out After MAGA Hat-Wearing Teens Harass Him (UPDATE)
Congresswoman Deb Haaland called the students' behavior a show of "blatant hate."
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Veterans Groups Worry VA Chief’s Ouster Sets The Stage For Privatization
“It’s a victory for the guys who don’t care about veterans,” said one veterans advocate.
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The Forgotten History Of 'Fragging' In Vietnam
Hamilton Gregory, a Vietnam veteran, is author of McNamara’s F...
Senate candidate Roy Moore was reportedly among those officers targeted by their own men.
Senators Tell DeVos That Delaying Student Loan Rule Would Violate The Law
Attorney, advocate, writer at RepublicReport.org
The senators assert that stalling on the new borrower defense rule “would be a monumental dereliction of the duty you have to protect students and taxpayers.”
Bringing Billy Home: A Tribute To A Fallen Marine
Pam is a shamanic energy healer , spiritual guide and life coa...
One thing is clear: “Semper fidelis” has to do with love.
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Veterans And Anti-War Activists Make Peace With Vietnam -- And Each Other
Five decades after the war, they're coming together in the country that shaped their young lives.
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Why Donald Trump Is Uniquely Unqualified To Speak About Military Service And Sacrifice
Trump continues to show an utter lack of self-awareness when talking about other people's service.
Courtesy of Bryan Stevenson
A Death Row Inmate's Haunting Observation Hours Before Execution
By Lisa Capretto, OWN
"More people have said, 'What can I do to help you?' in the last 14 hours of my life than they ever did in the first 19 years."
Vietnam Veteran Finally Receives Purple Heart 47 Years After Returning From War
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Loyal Friend Returns Vietnam Vet's Cherished Lost Knife 40 Years Later, Brings Him To Tears
When Sgt. Frank Cybulski was injured in a mine explosion in 1970 while serving, he was whisked off to a hospital in Long
Remember the Veterans
In 2010, I was honored by Vietnam Veterans in North Carolina when they chose me to accompany them to The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C.
Reflections on Veterans Day... From a Vietnam Vet Who Went to War on November 11
Former director of communications for the University of Wiscon...
I first became a soldier in a war zone on Veterans Day in 1970. My father, a World War II vet like all the other dads in our working-class, Philadelphia neighborhood, was helpless to save me.
Jim Schweickert, Vietnam Veteran, Returns Watch To Fellow Soldier After 45 Years
As determined as Schweickert was, he had few clues to work with. The names engraved on the back of the watch read, “Frank
Patrick Gonzalez, Marine Veteran With Prosthetic Legs, Fights House Fire Before Crew Arrives (VIDEO)
But even with everyone safe, answering the 'what's next' question may still take time. As for immediate sleeping arrangements
War Veteran Makes Art To Stay Sane And Sober (VIDEO)
Patrick Dillon, 60, a Vietnam Veteran used to turn to drugs and alcohol to manage his PTSD following the Vietnam War. Now
Mike Gold And Jerry Glomboske, Separated Father And Son, Reunite After 47 Years
A father and son ushered in the new year with a miracle they weren't sure they would ever see. They met for the first time
LA Lawsuit Against VA Demands Accountability and Treatment
Military Veteran, Social Commentator, Political Activist, Writ...
Los Angeles veterans sleep on the streets outside chained gates to this VA campus given to house them. Meanwhile, the theaters
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